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AIR DATE: November 26, 2012

During the Cold War, Colonel Kenneth Collins regularly flew the world's fastest planes from Groom Lake at Area 51. He has experience flying through three wars and helped develop spy planes such as the original A-12 and SR-71 in their infancy. He talks about his experiences with us.
 
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    cool plane to fly
    JamesNov 21, 2012 21:56:53 PM
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